Problem: Which of the following is a product of the citric acid cycle and will be used during oxidative phosphorylation reactions? A. ATP B. NADH C. citric acidD. O2 E. CO2

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Citric Acid Cycle: cyclic oxidation of citrate into oxaloacetate

Overall reaction: For every 1 acetyl-CoA: 

3 NAD+ + 1 FAD +  1 GDP + Pi → 1 G(A)TP + 3 NADH + 1 FADH2 + 2 CO2

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Which of the following is a product of the citric acid cycle and will be used during oxidative phosphorylation reactions? 

A. ATP 

B. NADH 

C. citric acid

D. O2 

E. CO2

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